In Malaysia, cervical cancer is the third most common cancer (National Cancer Society Malaysia, 2019). Every year, approximately 2,000 Malaysian women are diagnosed with cervical cancer. The leading cause of cervical cancer is persistent infection with the Human Papillomavirus (HPV). HPV infection is related to 99% of cervical cancer cases. High-risk HPV subtypes alone (HPV-16 […]
In Malaysia, colorectal cancer is one of the most common cancers among men and the second most common among women at a prevalence of 13.2 % as reported by the Malaysian National Cancer Registry. It affects the colon and rectum primarily, causing bleeding, obstruction or perforation. It also will spread to the other parts of […]
In Malaysia, nasopharyngeal cancer is the fourth most common cancer and nearly three Malaysians are diagnosed with such disease each day. This cancer is the fourth most common cancer among Chinese, which affects men more than women (Ministry of Health, Management of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, 2016). Nose, mouth and throat cancers are more common among men […]
Breast cancer has claimed the lives of hundreds of thousands of women worldwide in their lifetime. See Bee Lin and Khalinda Jaafar, both were cancer survivors proved themselves that cancer is not the end of their career. One taught to never give up and it is never too late to try. Another taught to face […]
Feeling bloated? Constipated? Pain in the abdominal? Frequent diarrhoea? Irritable Bowel Syndrome or also known as IBS, is such a mess to deal with. While with IBS, it is important that we take a good care of ourselves both physically and internally. Here are some useful health tips and tricks on how to overcome or […]
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#LiveUpdate The Beacon Hospital team is at Sapura Energy@Mines now providing complimentary bioelectrical impedance analysis, glaucoma screening and vision check to Sapura’s employees. We are also having our Head of Medical Officer of Health Screening, Dr Azlin Julina to give a talk on Silent Killer: Who are they?
Being one of the leading cancer specialist hospitals in Malaysia, Beacon Hospital introduced the latest advanced radiotherapy treatment — Halcyon to cancer patients. For more information on Halcyon radiotherapy, please call or Whatsapp +6018 223 3365. Thanks PR Newswire for this wonderful coverage.